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# Dilation

## Larger or smaller version of a figure that preserves its shape.

Levels are CK-12's student achievement levels.
Basic Students matched to this level have a partial mastery of prerequisite knowledge and skills fundamental for proficient work.
At Grade (Proficient) Students matched to this level have demonstrated competency over challenging subject matter, including subject matter knowledge, application of such knowledge to real-world situations, and analytical skills appropriate to subject matter.
Advanced Students matched to this level are ready for material that requires superior performance and mastery.

## Recognizing Dilations

Learn to recognize dilations and use scale factor to determine measurements.

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## Rose Pattern Octagons

Dilation Interactive

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## Dilation Principles

This video gives more detail about the mathematical principles presented in Dilation.

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## Dilation Examples

This video shows how to work step-by-step through one or more of the examples in Dilation.

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## Dilation Practice

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## Dilation Discussion Questions

A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Dilation.

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To encourage students’ critical thinking about vocabulary concepts, to allow students to reflect on their knowledge of individual vocabulary words, and to increase vocabulary comprehension using the Vocabulary Self-Rate.

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To encourage students’ critical thinking about vocabulary concepts, to allow students to reflect on their knowledge of individual vocabulary words, and to increase vocabulary comprehension using the Vocabulary Self-Rate.

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## Dilation Four Square Concept Matrix

Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.

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## Recognizing Dilations

Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.

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## The CSI Effect

Find out how the portrayal of dilation and other forensic techniques in crime shows causes problems in real-life criminal proceedings.

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